Literature associating GH1 and marasmus
Pituitary growth hormone; Plays an important role in growth control. Its major role in stimulating body growth is to stimulate the liver and other tissues to secrete IGF-1. It stimulates both the differentiation and proliferation of myoblasts. It also stimulates amino acid uptake and protein synthesis in muscle and other tissues; Endogenous ligands
Synonyms: GH1p, hGH1, B1A4G6, B1A4G7, B1A4G9 ...